Memory and Storage / External Storage Solution
Whether you’re running an ultrabook with an 128GB SSD or a rig with a 12TB RAID, you’re gonna need an external drive, either for backup or additional capacity or both. Our winners here are a dual-bay USB 3.0 RAID device, an extremely rugged portable drive, and a dual-bay USB 2/eSATA hot-swap drive dock.
“Silverstone on this one!” *Note: The DS321 has recently been replaced by the DS322
ADATA HD710 Waterproof/Shockproof 500GB Storage
“ADATA HD710 Waterproof/Shockproof 500 GB Storage you never know when a new sandy comes.”
Thermaltake BlacX Duet
“I’ve used my BlacX Duet so much it’s ridiculous. Only real flaw is the way the eSATA connection behaves in single-slot mode on some PCs, but overall my favorite disk appliance short of my RocketRaid 8-port SATA/SAS disk controller.”